The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 14 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 34 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.89% 11.30% 10.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.73% 12.41% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 30
Median salary £34,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 266 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.11% 91.10% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 149 249 249
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bedford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 41 (68.33%) C#
1 41 (68.33%) .NET
2 39 (65.00%) C++
3 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET
4 35 (58.33%) Degree
5 32 (53.33%) Computer Science
6 29 (48.33%) MVC
7 28 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (45.00%) SQL
9 26 (43.33%) .NET Framework
10 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (35.00%) HTML
11 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
12 19 (31.67%) Linux
12 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
12 19 (31.67%) Web Services
12 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
12 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (31.67%) Relational Database
13 18 (30.00%) Computer Vision
13 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 18 (30.00%) Mathematics
13 18 (30.00%) Visual Studio
13 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
13 18 (30.00%) Windows
13 18 (30.00%) Subversion
14 17 (28.33%) WCF
14 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (26.67%) Scrum

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) Relational Database
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (30.00%) Subversion
2 18 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (16.67%) Grunt
4 10 (16.67%) gulp
5 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.67%) MSTest
6 1 (1.67%) NUnit
6 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 12 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 8 (13.33%) Games
3 6 (10.00%) Avionics
4 4 (6.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Developer
2 30 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 29 (48.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 29 (48.33%) C# Developer
3 29 (48.33%) Software Engineer
4 23 (38.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
6 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Web Developer
7 8 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (13.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
9 6 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
10 5 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (68.33%) .NET
2 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET
3 26 (43.33%) .NET Framework
4 21 (35.00%) HTML
5 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (31.67%) Web Services
6 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 17 (28.33%) WCF
8 13 (21.67%) CSS
9 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
9 11 (18.33%) HTML5
9 11 (18.33%) jQuery
10 10 (16.67%) CSS3
11 9 (15.00%) Entity Framework
12 8 (13.33%) MFC
13 6 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 6 (10.00%) OpenGL
13 6 (10.00%) STL
14 4 (6.67%) Yocto
15 1 (1.67%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 32 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 18 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 13 (21.67%) Physics
4 8 (13.33%) Robotics
5 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Linux
2 18 (30.00%) Windows
3 4 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) MVC
2 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.00%) Computer Vision
4 16 (26.67%) Scrum
5 12 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 11 (18.33%) Web Development
7 9 (15.00%) SDLC
8 7 (11.67%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 6 (10.00%) Migration
10 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.33%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.33%) Image Processing
11 2 (3.33%) OO
12 1 (1.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (1.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (1.67%) Process Improvement
12 1 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) C#
2 39 (65.00%) C++
3 27 (45.00%) SQL
4 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 12 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.67%) Java
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (58.33%) Degree
2 15 (25.00%) PhD
3 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Miller & Townsend Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (£30,000 - £45,000) depending on experience +
Posted: 16 days ago